SWCS Guide for Students and Early Career Professionals in Conservation
Learn about career paths, education, and SWCS benefits offered to students and early career professionals in the SWCS Guide for Students and Early Career Professionals in Conservation (PDF). The guide contains:
- How to make the most of your SWCS membership
- Important tools and resources available to you as you transition into grad school or a job
- Best practices for making and maintaining professional connections
- Conservation funding opportunities for early career professionals
- Early career advice from SWCS members
- Conservation career tracks
- Tools for continuing your education and building your skill set
Visit the SWCS job board to find a new career in conservation or post about job opportunities.
Conservation Career Profiles
The SWCS community includes researchers, administrators, planners, policymakers, technical advisors, teachers, students, farmers, and ranchers, all who share the common goal of building a more sustainable future. What does a career in conservation look like? Browse the profiles below to learn more about the varied positions and career paths available in the field.
Do you know an SWCS member who would make a great conservation career profile? Let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your suggestion.